Born in 1961 in Seoul, Korea

1987, B.F.A. from Hong Ik University, Seoul

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2015
ON, Parkview Green Exhibition Hall, Beijing, China
ALCHEMY, Peninsula Chicago, Chicago, USA
2014
TATHATA, Park Ryu Sook Gallery, Seoul, Korea
NATURAL, COLOR, MULTIPLE FLOWER SHOW, Culture Station Seoul, 284, Seoul, Korea
2013
LIFE LIFE, Leeahn Gallery, Daegu, Korea
KABBALA, Daegu Art Museum, Daegu, Korea
2012
LOVE. SWEET. LIFE, K11, Hong Kong, China
PEACE OF EVERYONE, The Mother of Design, Marunouchi House, Tokyo, Japan
2010
ART FUTURES/ART HK 10, presented by Aando Fine Art, Hong Kong, China
IN THE MOOD FOR LOVE, AANDO FINE ART, Berlin, Germany
2009
SHINE A LIGHT, Korean Culture Centre, London, UK
OK!, Towada Art Center, Towada, Japan
2008
PLASTIC PARADISE, Point Ephemere, Paris, France
CHOI JEONGHWA – NEW WORKS, Pekin Fine Arts, Beijing, China
2007
TRUTH: CHOI JEONG-HWA, Redcat, Los Angeles, California, USA
CHOI JEONG HWA, Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Wolverhampton, UK
SCHAUFENSTER – CHOI JEONG-HWA, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria
1997
CHOI JEONG HWA, Kukje Gallery Seoul
1996
PLASTIC PARADISE, Galerie Jean-Luc & Takako Richard (prev. Galerie OZ), Paris

Selected Group Exhibitions

2015
FLOWER POWER, Park Ryu Sook Gallery, Seoul, Korea
2014
BREATHING, AANDO FINE ART, Berlin, Deutschland
ART14, Pearl Lam Galleries, London, UK
VOYAGE TO BIENNALE - 50 YEARS OF KOREAN CONTEMPORARY ART IN OVERSEAS BIENNALES, Busan, Korea
Cultural Center Grand Medium Gallery, Busan, Korea
2013
PLASTIC NATURE, Galerie Vanessa Quang, Paris, France
PLAYGROUND 2013, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
321 ART COMMUNITY PROJECT, Tainan, Taiwan
TOTAL SUPPORT, Total Museum, Seoul, Korea
THANK YOU!, Taoyuan Landscape Art Festival, Taoyuan, Taiwan
BREATHING FLOWER, Very Fun Park 2013, Taipei, Taiwan
WHATCHAMACALLIT : Things Varying in Form—from Things to Beings, Gwangju Museum of Art, Gwangju, Korea
PRESENT OF THE SUN, Setouchi Triennale 2013, Shodojima, Japan
IRO IRO IRO, Kunisaki Art Project, Kunisaki, Japan
2012
THE MOTHER OF DESIGN, Marunouchi HOUSE, Tokyo, Japan
WORLD BIENNAL FORUM VENUE DESIGN, Gwangju, Korea
WELCOME, Sucheon, Korea
TINA B project, San Salvatore, Prague, Czech Republic
PHANTOMS OF ASIA, Civic Center Plaza, San Francisco, USA
WISH, Krasnoyarsk museum centre, Krasnoyarsk, Russia
FESTIVAL OF THE WORLD, Hayward Gallery, London, UK
ASIAN ART, Museum of San Francisco, San Francisco, USA
PERTH INTERNATIONAL ARTS FESTIVAL 2012, Perth, Australia
ARSENALE 2012, Kyiv, Ukraine
JEAN PROUVE X CHOI JEONG HWA , Vitra Seoul, Seoul, Korea
MOVING FLOWER, Perth International Art Festival, Australia
2011
ST. MORITZ ART MASTERS, Kulm Park, St. Moritz, Switzerland
2010
ROPPONGI ART NIGHT, Mori Museum, Tokyo, Japan
KIRISHIMA OPEN AIR MUSEUM, 10th ’WORK SHOP’, Yusui, Japan
16th SYDNEY BIENNIAL, Australia
2009
ACCUMULATION, Pekin Fine Arts, Beijing, China
YOUR BRIGHT FUTURE, The Museum of Fine Art, Houston, USA
YOUR BRIGHT FUTURE, LACMA, Los Angeles, USA
2008
TRACES OF SIAMESE SMILE: ART+FAITH+POLITICS+LOVE, Bangkok Art and Culture Centre, Thailand
SEOUL DESIGN OLYMPIC 2008, Zamsil Olympic Stadium, Korea
ARCADIA, Exposition d’Art contemporain au Château d’Oiron, France
SPRING ART FESTIVAL, Space-C, Seoul, Korea
SPRING TRAINING BEIJING, Pekin Fine Arts, Beijing, China
GALA PARTY, Red Cat Gallery, Los Angeles, USA
2007
TOMORROW, Kumho Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
PEPPERMINT CANDY, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, Santiago de Chile, Chili
WELCOME, Wolverhampton, UK
TRACE ROOT, Arco, Madrid, Spain
ELASTIC TABOOS–KOREANISCHE KUNST DER
TRUTH, Disney Hall (Red Cat Gallery), Los Angeles, USA
GEGENWART, Kunsthalle Vienna, Austria
ACTIVATING KOREA, The Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand
2006
PLEASURE OF LABYRINTH AND PHUKET DOG – CHOI JEONG HWA AND YOSHITOMO NARA, Central Pattana Public Company Limited, Bangkok, Thailand
GWANGJU BIENNALE-THE FIRST CHAPTER-TRACE ROOT, Gwangju, Korea
SPECIAL PROJECT, Vivocity, Singapore Biennale, Singapore
BELIEVE IT OR NOT, Ilmin Museum, Seoul, Korea
ART & INDUSTRY, Scape Biennial, Christchurch, New Zealand
OPEN-AIR EXHIBTION, Middleheim Museum, Antwerp, Belgium
THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS, Asian House, London, UK
2005
DRESSING OURSELVES, Milan Triennale, Milano, Italy
DESIGN EDGE, Korean Pavillion, Suntec City, Singapore
SEOUL UNTIL NOW, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Danemark
SECRET BEYOND THE DOOR, Venice Biennial, Korean Pavillion, Venice, Italy
CP BIENNALE, CPcenter, Jakarta, Indonesia
ROOMSCAPE, Ssamziegil Gallery, Seoul, Korea
2004
KIM JONGHAK-CHOI JEONG-HWA, Garam Gallery, Seoul, Korea
LIVERPOOL BIENNIAL, Lime station, Liverpool, UK
HAPPY HAPPY PROJECT, Kirkby Gallery, Liverpool, UK
PUBLIC COMMUNICATION WITH GASUM, Melbourne Art Fair, Melbourne, Australia
THIS IS NOT A LOVE LETTER, Korean Cultural Foundation Center, Seoul, Korea
THE TALE OF SEOUL, Korean Cultural Foundation Center, Seoul, Korea
2003
HAPPINESS, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo; Japan
LYON BIENNALE, Lyon, France
FLOWER POWER, Palais des Beaux Arts, Lille, France
YANG GWANG CHANG RAN, Biz Art Center, Shanghai, China
VIRGIN ROAD, Ssamzie Space, Seoul, Korea
TIME AFTER TIME, Yerba Buena Center for the Art, San Francisco, USA
2002
HAPPY TOGETHER, Kagoshima Open Air Museum, Kagoshima, Japan
THE 8TH BALTIC TRIENNIAL OF INTERNATIONAL ART, Contemporary Art Center Vilnius, Vilnius, Lithuania
ORIENT EXTREME, Le Lieu Unique, Nantes, France
KOREAN & JAPANESE CONTEMPORARY PRINTS EXHIBITION, Gallery OM, Osaka, japan
GWANGJU BIENNALE, World Cup Art soccer Korea and Japan, Gwangju, Korea
2001
YOKOHAMA TRIENNIAL, Yokohama Station, Yokohama, Japan
LUNAPARK/CONTEMPORARY ART FROM KOREA, Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart, Germany
2000
BAR EPICURUS, Mitsubishi-Jisho Atrium, Hukuoka, Japan
LET’S ENTERTAIN, Wakerart Center, Minneapolis, USA
LET’S ENTERTAIN, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
AIR AIR, Grimaldi Forum, Monaco
1999
LORD OF THE RINGS, Hasselt Museum, Hasselt, Belgium
Tachigawa Festival, Tachigawa Station, Tokyo, Japan
HOT AIR, Grandship Convention and Art Center, Shizuoka, Japan
SLOWNESS OF SPEED, National Gallery of Victory, Melbourne, Australia
BETWEEN THE UNKNOWN STRAITS, The Korean Culture & Arts Foundation Art Center, Seoul, Korea
1998
SAO PAULO BIENNALE, Ciccillo Matarazzo Pavilion, Sao Paulo, Brazil
SEAMLESS, De Appel Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
TAIPEI BIENNALE/SITE OF DESIRE, Taipei Museum, Taipei, Taiwan

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